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Pimping my board games: Rokoko

One of my favorite games! I upgraded the coins with metal coins and the tokens with Stonemaier balls of yarn and bundles of fabric. The fabric bundles came as blue and I scrubbed off the blue and redid them as … Continue reading

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Pimping my board games: Fields of Green

I have the kickstarter version with all the added content and card sleeves. I upgraded the coins to Mercury dimes, Buffalo nickles and Indian head pennies, made a box insert and upgraded the year marker to a miniature jar of … Continue reading

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More boardgame pimp

Annagramma painted!

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Happy Halloween

On a seasonal theme, I have been ‘pimping’ one of my boardgames call The Witches which is based on Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Witch cycle of books. It’s a pretty simple game but lots of fun- at least for me. Pimping … Continue reading

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Day 2 off

I’m also still working on the Oz books- volume 6 now- but still no pictures. It’s just rebinding and I’m not decorating yet so there’s not much to see. I’m putting bands on the spines and I mismeasured one of … Continue reading

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Bookish things- Blathering about books

I’ve been awfully disappointed in book adventures lately. Not reading- that’s well enough- but in obtaining the ones I want. There was the Rip Van Winkle fiasco- about which I am still annoyed- and in the last two days I’ve … Continue reading

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Day 1309 Randomness…

I’m cleaning out the library of excess copies… books I love but I have two or sometimes three copies of. So I’ve got a bunch of books up on ebay starting at 99¢ and will be listing more as well … Continue reading

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Disappointment

Well, I finished Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. I’m VERY disappointed in the new gold! I did everything just as I always did… and look how it came out: I fixed it, of course, but I’m sending the rest … Continue reading

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Day 1334

I got a notice in my email- my webshots had 1977 views this week. Do WHAT!?! (rubs eyes… looks again… still one thousand nine hundred and seventy seven… ulp!) 1616 of them were my walk pictures so it must have … Continue reading

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Day 1338 Post of many things

New Potatoes and Ham in Browned Butter 1 Tablespoon butter 1 lb (4 cups) small red new or baby potatoes, washed and quartered 6 Tablespoons water 1/2 teaspoon salt 1.5 lbs fresh asparagus, cleaned, cut into 2″ pieces 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

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